Iverson, Richard C.

Aviation Ordnance 1962-1964 Vietnam Mr. Iverson served aboard the USS Hancock. Retired from the Teamsters Union in August, 2001. Member of Winegar Post 480 American Legion, Presque Isle, WI.

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Budruweit, Gustave Eugene

Lieutenant 1952- September 20, 1957 Korean War Killed in Action Gustave Budruweit was born on September 16, 1932. As a young boy he was polite, well mannered, and very handsome. He got the nickname Bud because of his last name Budruweit. He was raised in Chicago, Il and went to Carl Shulz High School. He…

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Breede, Thomas Ralph

Cook, E-5 Specialist April 1, 1969 – January 21, 1972 Vietnam National Defense Medal Thomas is the son of Ralph Wilbert Breede and close associates with Bud Budruweit and Bruce P.  Budruweit.

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Budruweit, Bruce P.

PFC – E3 May, 1962 – May, 1964 Vietnam Good Conduct Medal Bruce P. Budruweit’s recollections of Pine Hill Resort. Presque Isle, WI. I was in the US Army active duty from May of 1962 to May 1964. When I was a young boy my parents and an uncle purchased land On the Big Oxbow…

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Pelikan, Joseph V. (Joe)

Aviation Machinist Mate Second Class 12/08/1950 – 09/24/1954 Korean War National Defense Korean Services, United Nations KFUC Mr. Pelikan is a member of the Winegar Post 480 American Legion, Presque Isle, Wisconsin. He is also a resident of Presque Isle.

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Sturgeon, Lawrence Allen

Sergeant E4 August 11, 1965, to November 6, 1968 Vietnam Honorable Discharge 12 Trans Sq., Pacific Air Force Lifetime member of the VFW Post 9084, Wakefield, Michigan.  

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Piotrowski, Florence M. (Daisy)

Yeoman Second Class 10/2/1943 – 7/2/1946 World War II Stationed in Washington, DC as a typist. Deceased 9/5/1990; interred in Guardian Angel Cemetery, Stevens Point, Wisconsin. See Husband, Melvin T. Piotrowski.

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Piotrowski, Melvin T.

Deck Engineer 10/19/1943 – 10/6/1946 World War II Mr. Piotrowski made sixteen crossings carrying supplies for the US Government. Deceased October 17, 2009; Interred at Guardian Ange Cemetery, Stevens Point, Wisconsin. See wife Florence M. (Daisy) Piotrowski.

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Blodgett, Frederick Victory

Master Sergeant Twenty Years of Service Mr. Blodgett was born August 20, 1942, in San Francisco, California and was married to Sandra Kay Plunkett on August 29, 1972. Fred first served in the United States Air Force as a Disbursement Accounting Supervisor, retiring as a Master Sergeant after over 20 years. He served in Air…

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